WINTER SAVINGS SPECIALS!!!!
From November 27th thru March 24th, every room is discounted every night of the week, with no minimum stay requirements!!!*
*Discounts and reduced stays not valid for Valentine's Day/President's Day Weekend 2016.
Valid on bookings made after 10/31/15 only).
Come enjoy the peace & solitude of the Gettysburg Battlefield this winter. Experience our beautiful location while taking some time to relax & unwind without the crowds and the bustle of peak season. The National Park Visitor Center & Museum is open daily except Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s Day. Gettysburg National Military Park is open 365 days per year.
All stays at the Doubleday Inn include a full hot breakfast each day of your stay, complimentary use of the Audio Tour CD and afternoon tea & cookies. As always your innkeepers are happy to help arrange tours, dinner reservations, etc.
SPECIAL WEEKEND BONUS OFFER
Join us for any weekend stay (Friday & Saturday nights) from November 27th-March 19th and enjoy a
FREE $25 Gift Certificate to O'Rorkes Irish Pub!
Cozy up by the fire and enjoy the friendliest service in town. Their huge menu features all your pub favorites as well as awesome Irish food and drink specialties, plus a full bar. One of our very favorite "happy places" here in Gettysburg! Enter special promo code PADDY in the "Special Needs" section of your reservation form to receive your gift certificate.
GETTYSBURG HOLIDAY TRADITIONS!
DON'T GET LEFT OUT IN THE COLD! MAKE YOUR PLANS NOW FOR THESE FESTIVE HOLIDAY EVENTS!
NOVEMBER 27/28/29 & DECEMBER 5/6:
THE TANNENBAUM TRAIN
Looking for something new to put you and the family in the holiday spirit? How about a Tannenbaum train ride! The Steam Into History train will take you 45 minutes down the track to Bricker Tree Farm. Take a horse drawn carriage up into the farm and pick out the perfect Christmas tree, we will load it get in back to the station for you. There will be seasonal beverages and goodies for purchase at the farm. With trees, wreaths and garland priced $15 to $40, there is something for everyone. Each ride is approximately 3 hours long. Have cash for tree farm purchases.
SATURDAYS NOVEMBER 28-DECEMBER 19:
SHRIVER HOUSE CANDLELIGHT
You are cordially invited to take a candlelight tour of the Shriver House Museum decorated for an 1860s Christmas, while hearing the story of the Shriver family and how the Battle of Gettysburg and the Civil War changed their lives forever.
DAILY DECEMBER 1-DECEMBER 31: AN EISENHOWER CHRISTMAS
Mamie Eisenhower loved to decorate their home for Christmas. Her hand is evident in the home’s recreated decorations, complete with mistletoe, wreaths, and poinsettias. A brightly lit, candy cane-covered Christmas tree surrounded by presents illuminates the living room. A life-sized Santa Claus enlivens the casual atmosphere of the Eisenhowers’ porch while, in the kitchen, gifts of sugar cookies and plum pudding await the arrival of the Eisenhower grandchildren. The dining room table is set for Christmas dinner and the Eisenhowers’ Christmas records playing in the background add to the holiday atmosphere
DECEMBER 4: WREATH LAYING AT SOLDIERS' NATIONAL CEMETERY
Five hundred holiday wreaths will be placed on graves in the Soldiers’ National Cemetery at Gettysburg National Military Park as part of the Sgt. Mac Foundation’s ongoing effort to honor veterans.
If you are interested in helping attaching bows to the wreaths, come to the Giant Food parking lot at 8am. At 1pm the actual placement will begin at the Soldiers' National Cemetery. Wreaths remain on the graves through the end of December for viewing.
DECEMBER 5: ANNUAL OLD GETTY PLACE CHRISTMAS PARADE, 7PM
DECEMBER 9-DECEMBER 20: TOTEM POLE PLAYHOUSE PRESENTS A CHRISTMAS CAROL
Presented Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday, Sunday 2 PM and Friday/Saturday 8 PM at the Majestic Theatre in downtown Gettysburg
DECEMBER 11: 20th ANNUAL GETTYSBURG TUBA CAROL FEST
Tuba players from everywhere playing Christmas Carols on "historic" Lincoln Square in Gettysburg, PA. The rain site will be the Prince of Peace Episcopal Church. PERFORMANCE: 7pm, Lincoln Square in downtown "historic" Gettysburg, Pennsylvania in front of the Gettysburg Hotel. In case of rain the performance will be held in the church.
DECEMBER 12: 19th ANNUAL HOLIDAY HOUSE TOUR & TASTING
Nine historic properties in the Gettysburg area are featured in their holiday finery with a special presentation at each stop. The tour is from 12-5 PM followed by a performance of “Songs and Stories from a Civil War Hospital” at Christ Lutheran Church at 8 pm. For more information phone 717-337-1342. Details of the historic homes, inns and properties on the tour will be announced in the Fall of 2015.
DECEMBER 12 & DECEMBER 19: CAROLING EXPRESS TRAIN RIDE
Bring your singing voice out for the Caroling Express! Join us for a cozy evening ride with the train all lit up. We will be singing all the classics. Musicians will be onboard to help lead the songs. The ride will be 1 hour to Glen Rock and back.
DECEMBER 31: GETTYSBURG'S NEW YEAR'S EVE CELEBRATION
Come welcome 2016 with live music, food, and fireworks at midnight in Gettysburg's historic Lincoln Square!
GHOSTS OF GETTYSBURG INVESTIGATION WEEKEND
Featuring MARK & CAROL NESBITT and PATTY WILSON!!!
“Iverson’s Pits & Beyond”
A Paranormal Seminar and Investigation Weekend led by the Ghost of Gettysburg Team
Including the Doubleday Inn, the Engine House and Iverson’s Pits
Spend a weekend at the only Bed & Breakfast located directly on the Gettysburg Battlefield and participate in this unique study and exploration with Mark Nesbitt and the Ghosts of Gettysburg Investigation Team! A rare opportunity to learn Paranormal Investigation techniques from the experts, plus visit some of Gettysburg’s ghost “hotspots” with them.
One weekend ONLY: April 1st – 3rd, 2016
This private and exclusive Investigative Weekend includes all of the following:
• 2 night stay at the Doubleday Inn (including a full hot breakfast served both mornings
of your stay).
• Friday evening dessert & libation discussion at the Doubleday Inn with an introduction
to the Investigation Team. Stories of the Battle on Oak Ridge, the history of the
property and the Doubleday Inn, and paranormal activity summary of the Inn will
be presented by Todd and Christine.
• Following the group discussion, a Friday evening investigation of the Doubleday Inn led
by the Ghosts of Gettysburg Team.
• Saturday Seminar on Electronic Voice Phenomenon (EVP) led by Mark Nesbitt.
• Saturday Seminar by Medium Patty Wilson “Discover your Inner Psychic”.
• Saturday Investigation of the Engine House on the base of Oak Ridge and behind the Inn.
• Saturday evening campfire in the front yard of the Inn (weather permitting) with a discussion of “Iverson’s Pits” across the street. Paranormal evidence collected from the area will be presented. The National Park Service does not allow organized tours on the Battlefield, but participants will be allowed and encouraged to investigate the area of Iverson’s Pits on their own (with follow-up discussion around the fire!).
Click here for complete Schedule of Events
Pricing for weekend package:
Regular room rate for two night stay (your choice of room*) plus ONLY $250.00 per person.
To make a reservation for this informative, fun-filled weekend, simply book the room of your choice here!
*Subject to Availability; Gift Certificates excluded for package weekends; 30 day cancellation policy